Although holidays are just around the corner, many businesspeople are still reluctant to stop working. They often think that there are just so many things that they should do. They will use every available free time to accomplish so many things. They are afraid that they will fall hopelessly behind if they stop working. This could transform them into a kind of frenzied Tasmanian Devils who just can’t stop and relax. It is important for businesspeople to remain productive, balanced and happy. In fact, it is possible for them to stay productive during a long holiday season. It is the time for them to bake up some motivation and be ready for new working sessions. Businesspeople can use their time during holiday to:
Regain focus: There are many simple ways we can do to regain focus. We can simply take a shower and this may sound crazy, but it is possible to obtain many great ideas by taking a long shower. This is also a good idea to remove online distractions such as social networking platforms and others. It would also be necessary to turn off both radio and TV. During holiday, businesspeople should get away for everything that can distract them from the more important things. They could just go to the coffee shop and sit for hours while watching pedestrians moving about. This could be a quite relaxing to do and it can help businesspeople to learn on how to become a passive observer. It is also important to do quick, more intense workout sessions. Run up the stairs and just walk briskly to allow our body become more active. It should be a good idea to eat smoothing spicy, because this can release endorphins and we will be able to focus properly. During holiday, businesspeople should learn to not think about anything and this would be a significant change, especially because will no longer feel overwhelmed.
Regain motivation: During holiday season, it is important to make a list of everything about things that can make us energized and happy. To get some sense of accomplishment, we could cross some off the items in the list if we have achieved them. During holidays, businesspeople could still physically get together with other productive individuals. This should keep people motivated and fully focused. In fact, many businesspeople are able to form connections and network during fun activities and they will form actual business partnerships. It is clear that there are many productive things we can achieve during this period. We will be able to remind ourselves how wonderful we feel after we are finished with these tasks. It is important to know that we shouldn’t set deadlines and set timers during holiday. If we need to sleep until 10AM, then it’s something we should do. Holiday season is the time when we need to let go off usual restrictions, but we still can be productive. During holiday season, we should no longer be hardwired to the usual deadlines.